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Description: Midland Bank with Gateway at Rear of Number 4
Date Listed: 18 September 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 151847
OS Grid Reference: SO7112437702
OS Grid Coordinates: 371124, 237702
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0370, -2.4224
5245 HIGH STREET
Nos 3 and 4
with gateway at rear
of No 4
SO 7137 NE 2/23 18.9.53.
This fine building appears to have been 2 houses, then converted into 1, and now
2 again. C17, refronted in red brick C18, 3 storeys. A parapet formerly ran across
front with central pediment and moulded brick cornice. The pediment has been removed
and the continuous character of the parapet has now gone. No 3 has 4 double-hung
sash windows on 1st and 2nd floors, with old glazing bars (the projecting bull-nosed
cills now removed). No 4 has 2 wide double-hung sash windows and early C20 stone
bank frontage. No 3 has ground floor modern shop front and round-headed passage
with keyblock and impost. Passage between Nos 3 and 4 shows timber-framing. Tiled
roofs. No 3 has long C17 timber framed wing at rear. No 4 has late C17 or early
C18 much altered brick extension at rear with roof with queen-post trusses, and
good wrought iron gate and overthrow adjoining. RCHM (9 and 10).
Market House with all the listed buildings on the east side of High Street form
a good group.
Listing NGR: SO7112437702
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Source: English Heritage
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